Natalia Priporova is a communications and youth empowerment specialist with a degree in Administrative Management & International Business. She completed student exchange programmes with the University of Cork, SPB State University, Lahti University of Applied Science and the Paris School of Economics. Natalia speaks Finnish, English, Russian and Spanish and has extensive experience in marketing communications, social media engagement and youth empowerment consultancy. She coordinated the Plan of Action for the United Nations International Youth Day 2020 virtual celebration with EcoFriend World and other partners around the world.
Natalia was the Project Manager of the Youth Assembly at the United Nations in New York involved in planning and coordinating delegate participation from around the world, including Russia, China and Europe. She has extensive diplomatic work experience while in New York dealing with different Ambassadors of Missions to the United Nations. During here youth work she has been leading the development of a social strategy and implementing the use of Twitter, Facebook, Flickr, Instagram as new methods of marketing and promotion.
During her past assignments with different organisations she was responsible for presenting the her youth project at top conferences and forums, providing information to international magazines, newspapers, working with journalists and creating promo-trips/ actions.